[Coco] Re: [Color Computer] Creating a DSK file on a real coco..
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Thu Dec 22 23:26:31 EST 2005
How would an older PC help me find a program to run on a real coco?
From: "Basil Fitze"
Sent: Thursday, December 22, 2005 10:10 PM
Subject: [Coco] Re: [Color Computer] Creating a DSK file on a real coco..
> George Ramsower,
> Your out of luck unless you can get a older PC with say Win 98/ME. I
> use Linux and I have utilities called FD Utilities for formatting
> floppies and configuring the floppy drive. Allows to make and access
> "special" floppies, such as Coco, CP/M, OS/2's XDF format and other
> formats. Stores up to 1992K on a high density disk. I use this alot for
> making disks, but you need to add Linux as a dual boot to use it, if you
> have the space. Windows is crap and its sad so many people are stuck
> with it. If your interested checkout Open Linux such as SUSE Linux
> http://www.opensuse.org/Download I find it the best to install and it
> will blow you away on how nice it works, also it a UNIX like OS so your
> knowledge of OS-9 will transfer easy.
> Release the oppression
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